NEW YORK: Weber Shandwick has appointed Miriam Mason and Amy Delmore to its global healthcare practice.
The agency, which handles Pfizer and Genentech, recently signed biotech firms Celgene and Serono to its client list.
Mason, formerly head of corporate comms for Astrazeneca UK, joins as a San Francisco-based SVP handling healthcare and biotech accounts in California.
Delmore, previously a senior media relations specialist with Pfizer Health Solutions, will serve as a Chicago-based VP. Delmore also served for five years at Ketchum, where she handled global PR for cholesterol drug Lipitor.
Both will work with VPs Maria Favorito and Naomi Aoki of WS' Boston office, and report to Laura Schoen, president of global healthcare in New York.